Jacob Yoffee Co-Composes Score for “The Wonder Years” Reboot Reply

yofeeJacob Yoffee (BM ’02, Composition; GPD ’04, Jazz Saxophone) was featured on The Hub for his work in composing the score for ABC’s reboot of “The Wonder Years.” Yoffee co-composed the score with Roahn Hylton, featuring six core musicians, in their live-band recordings, including Peabody alum Russel Kirk (BM ’05, Jazz Saxophone).

Robert Soma-Lewis is Mixing Engineer on Aralkum Reply

AralkumRobert Soma-Lewis (BM ’04, Saxophone; BM ’05, Recording Arts) recently collaborated with noted violinist and London Contemporary Orchestra member Galya Bisengalieva as mixing engineer for her debut LP Aralkum, released on One Little Independent Records. The album has received wide critical acclaim, including write-ups from Pitchfork, Bandcamp Daily, FACT Magazine, Composer Magazine (Spitfire Audio), and others.

New Thread Quartet Featured at the North American Saxophone Alliance Region 8 Conference Reply

unnamedZach Herchen (BM ’07, MM ’09, Saxophone; BM ’06, Recording Arts) was a featured guest artist with his ensemble New Thread Quartet at the North American Saxophone Alliance Region 8 Conference at Bridgewater State University in Massachusetts on March 10 and 11. New Thread Quartet presented a master class on contemporary performance practice, a panel discussion on ensemble management, and performed in a recital. Other guest artists of the conference included Ken Radnofsky of New England Conservatory and Ron Blake of the SNL Band.

Tyrone Page Featured in Thrive Music Series Reply

tyrone-pageTyrone Page (BM ’16, Saxophone, Music Education) was a featured performer in the Thrive Music Series at Jordan Faye Contemporary on September 10. Page performed Not I, but the Wind by Joji Yuasa, Wings by Joan Tower, and Fluorescent Skeleton Reassembled by alumnus James Young (DMA ’14, Composition).